Considering how the weather has been recently, you’ve probably experienced heavy rains that forced you to keep your earbuds back in your pocket in order to avoid damaging them. But what if we told you there a earbuds that were specifically designed to endure whatever life throws at you, while also setting a new standard for durability and fit?
In fact, they've been rigorously tested and have achieved the title of the world’s toughest earbuds, meeting the stringent requirements of the US Military Standard for Ruggedized Electronics (810H): Meet your new go-to companion for music on the move, the Jabra Elite 8 Active.
Jabra Elite 8 Active Specifications:
- Charging case dimensions (WxHxD): 24.4 x 46.9 x 65.4mm
- Earbud weight (each earbud): 5g
- Earbuds IP Rating: IP68
- Case IP Rating: IP54
- Drivers: 6mm
- Speaker bandwidth: 20Hz - 20000Hz
- Microphone: MEMS, 100Hz - 8000Hz
- Battery: Up to 8 hours (earbuds), Up to 32 hours (case)
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.3
The Elite 8 Active earbuds have been designed to withstand it all. These earbuds are watertight and can be submerged up to 1.5 meters – boasting an impressive IP68 rating for dust and waterproofing. Even the charging case is no slouch, with an IP54 rating, making it dust and splashproof. To prove their anti-corrosion mettle, the earbuds underwent Highly Accelerated Corrosion Testing (HACT), enduring 11 full cycles of extreme conditions. This includes two hours in scorching 40°C temperatures with 93% humidity, a 15-minute saltwater splash test, and a 15-minute 40°C heat drying test.
Jabra’s Elite 8 Active earbuds are built tough and, they haven't compromised on sound quality or aesthetics. These new earbuds are powered by Dolby Audio which gives you lifelike, crystal-clear sound for a comfortable and extended listening experience. Then, there’s its Adaptive Hybrid Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) paired with Wind Neutralizing HearThrough technology, which automatically adjusts its performance to match your surroundings and ensures that wind interference is minimized without blocking out ambient sounds.
These earbuds are not just for workouts; they are equally adept at work. With 6-microphone call technology and wind noise protection mesh, you can expect clear, interruption-free calls. This makes the Jabra Elite 8 Active perfect for virtual meetings and for making important phone calls. As for convenience, the Elite 8 Active lets you enjoy stable smartwatch connectivity, Google Assistant support, Fast Pair, Swift Pair, and Spotify Tap playback. Plus, with a battery life of up to 8 hours (32 hours with the case), they are ready to keep up with your busy schedule.
Pricing and Availability
Jabra Elite 8 Active is already available for purchase and priced at RM1,049.00. As for the colours, you can get it in Caramel, Navy, and Dark Grey. Additionally, you can even be among the first to experience these remarkable earbuds by taking advantage of the exclusive pre-order opportunity from 8th to 17th September on Jabra's official stores via Shopee, Lazada, and Sunway eMall.